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Amy Allocco awarded research fellowships to study class of Hindu artist-priests
May 11, 2023
Allocco will study in Tamil Nadu, India, beginning in summer 2023, documenting the songs, traditions and art forms created by a family of intergenerational pampaikkārar, drummer-priests. The pampaikkārar are unstudied Hindu musicians and ritual specialists.
Elon hosts Integrating Research in Science conference for STEM undergraduates
April 26, 2023
The regional STEM conference for undergraduate students, called Integrating Research in Science (IRIS), was held at Elon campus for the first time on April 22, Saturday with more than 60 attendees from 15 different nearby colleges/universities.
New grant to support substance use prevention, collegiate recovery services at Elon
April 24, 2023
Elon was one of nine higher education institutions in the state to receive a grant for the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services in January.
Clar selected for $125,000 grant to develop materials testing
December 14, 2022
Associate Professor of Chemistry Justin Clar will work with undergraduate researchers to assist the Consumer Product Safety Commission in standardizing methods used to characterize the release of nanoparticle-based coatings from various coated surfaces.
Amy Overman named assistant provost for scholarship and creative activity
December 9, 2022
Among many duties of the position, Overman will oversee research, pursue external grants and assist with the implementation of the Boldly Elon strategic plan
Elon selected for transformative grant to advance inclusion and belonging in STEM fields
December 5, 2022
The $377,800 grant from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute is designed to improve introductory science experiences for undergraduate students and increase retention of talented STEM students.
Mary Knight-McKenna and Lisa Thompson receive NCICU grant
November 4, 2022
They received a $15,600 sub-grant from the North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities (NCICU) to develop the Science of Reading program in the Dr. Jo Watts Williams School of Education.
Travella Free, Center for Access and Success awarded NCICU grant for mentoring program
September 29, 2022
The $5,000 grant from the North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities (NCICU) will fund the iBELONG Male Mentor Program, which will be housed in the Center for Access and Success.
Lindenman, Lake awarded N.C. Humanities grant for Power and Place Collaborative
July 27, 2022
The $3,500 grant will support the Power and Place Collaborative that is a partnership between the university, Burlington's Mayco Bigelow Center, and the African American Cultural Arts and History Center.
First Elon Freedom Scholars show excitement over Plato, prepare community action
July 6, 2022
The first 14 Elon Freedom Scholars completed a two-week summer residential program July 1 focused on the study of democracy, leadership and social action. They will continue working with Elon faculty and undergraduates and community leaders throughout their senior year of high school.